The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Architect
Rank 254 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Architect 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.067% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.071% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £42,275 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Test Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6543 7047 6541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.53% 94.79% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5441 5726 5635
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Architect in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Test Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Architect across the North West region.

Test Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Test Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 2 £65,000 - 2
Test Architect
England

Test Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Test Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Informatics
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

Test Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Test Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) V-Model
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago